The Biology of Seaweeds

Filename: the-biology-of-seaweeds.pdf
ISBN: 0520045858
Release Date: 1981
Number of pages: 786
Author: Christopher S. Lobban
Publisher: Univ of California Press

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This is Biology

Filename: this-is-biology.pdf
ISBN: 0674884698
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 323
Author: Ernst Mayr
Publisher: Harvard University Press

Download and read online This is Biology in PDF and EPUB "(A) lively book . . . on how biologists study living things. . . . Its range is enormous. . . . This is an old-fashioned book, to be read slowly, more than once, and to be thought about afterward".--Ann Finkbeiner, "The New York Times Book Review". Chart.


Biology Medicine and Society 1840 1940

Filename: biology-medicine-and-society-1840-1940.pdf
ISBN: 0521533317
Release Date: 2003-02-13
Number of pages: 356
Author: Charles Webster
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online Biology Medicine and Society 1840 1940 in PDF and EPUB This volume originates from a Past and Present conference on 'The Roots of Sociobiology' held in 1978 and incorporates the results of recent research on problems in the social relations of the biological sciences. The authors describe different historical aspects of the interrelationship of technical experience and social policy in the fields of health, education and social welfare.


Australian Mammals

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ISBN: 0643066357
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 524
Author: Stephen M. Jackson
Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

Download and read online Australian Mammals in PDF and EPUB Provides practical guidance in the husbandry of Australian marsupials and other mammals. It dedicates a chapter to each group of animals and gives details on its biology, housing, capture and restraint, transport, diet, breeding, artificial rearing, behaviour and behaviouran enrichment.


The Biology of Civilisation

Filename: the-biology-of-civilisation.pdf
ISBN: 0868407666
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 189
Author: Stephen Vickers Boyden
Publisher: UNSW Press

Download and read online The Biology of Civilisation in PDF and EPUB Looks at the complex interrelationships between human culture and the nature. Covering the period from the beginning of agriculture right up to the present day, it focuses on issues relating to human health and well-being and the state of our natural environment. From his vast survey, author Stephen Boyden draws some key conclusions critical to the future of humanity.


Biology

Filename: biology.pdf
ISBN: 1930367929
Release Date: 2005-01-12
Number of pages: 420
Author: Leslie MacKenzie
Publisher: Christian Liberty Press

Download and read online Biology in PDF and EPUB When Biology: A Search for Order in Complexity was originally released in the early 0970s, it was the first text of its kind to challenge the long-standing assumption that a study of biology must be predicated upon the atheistic philosophy of Darwinian evolution. Now, over three decades later, as the so-called theory of evolution faces a deepening crisis, Christian Liberty Press is pleased to present a newly updated and improved version of the textbook that first challenged the modern scientific community with the validity of biblical creationism.Biology: A Search for Order in Complexity, Second Edition, is the culmination of over two years of diligent study and labor by a team of educators and scientists who are committed to giving students a greater understanding of and appreciation for the handiwork of Almighty God. Every effort has been made to ensure that this biology text is scientifically accurate and relevant to the needs of students in the twenty-first century. With gratefulness to the Creator of the whole earth, we humbly present this new edition to the public in the hope that it will be a powerful influence in the lives of those who are seeking true science and an understanding of life.


Campbell Biology Australian and New Zealand Edition

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ISBN: 9781486012299
Release Date: 2015-05-20
Number of pages: 1521
Author: Jane B. Reece
Publisher: Pearson Higher Education AU

Download and read online Campbell Biology Australian and New Zealand Edition in PDF and EPUB Over nine successful editions, CAMPBELL BIOLOGY has been recognised as the world’s leading introductory biology textbook. The Australian edition of CAMPBELL BIOLOGY continues to engage students with its dynamic coverage of the essential elements of this critical discipline. It is the only biology text and media product that helps students to make connections across different core topics in biology, between text and visuals, between global and Australian/New Zealand biology, and from scientific study to the real world. The Tenth Edition of Australian CAMPBELL BIOLOGY helps launch students to success in biology through its clear and engaging narrative, superior pedagogy, and innovative use of art and photos to promote student learning. It continues to engage students with its dynamic coverage of the essential elements of this critical discipline. This Tenth Edition, with an increased focus on evolution, ensures students receive the most up-to-date, accurate and relevant information.


The Biology of the Honey Bee

Filename: the-biology-of-the-honey-bee.pdf
ISBN: 0674074092
Release Date: 1991
Number of pages: 281
Author: Mark L. Winston
Publisher: Harvard University Press

Download and read online The Biology of the Honey Bee in PDF and EPUB From ancient cave paintings of honey bee nests to modern science's richly diversified investigation of honey bee biology and its applications, the human imagination has long been captivated by the mysterious and highly sophisticated behavior of this paragon among insect societies. In the first broad treatment of honey bee biology to appear in decades, Mark Winston provides rare access to the world of this extraordinary insect. In a bright and engaging style Winston probes the dynamics of the honey bee's social organization. He recreates for us the complex infrastructure of the nest, describes the highly specialized behavior of workers, queens, and drones, and examines in detail the remarkable ability of the honey bee colony to regulate its functions according to events within and outside the nest. Winston integrates into his discussion the results of recent studies, bringing into sharp focus topics of current bee research. These include the exquisite architecture of the nest and its relation to bee physiology; the intricate division of labor and the relevance of a temporal caste structure to efficient functioning of the colony; and, finally, the life-death struggles of swarming, supersedure, and mating that mark the reproductive cycle of the honey bee. The Biology of the Honey Bee not only reviews the basic aspects of social behavior, ecology, anatomy, physiology, and genetics, it also summarizes major controversies in contemporary honey bee research, such as the importance of kin recognition in the evolution of social behavior and the role of the well-known dance language in honey bee communication. Thorough, well-illustrated, and lucidly written, this book will for many years be a valuable resource for scholars, students, and beekeepers alike.


Biology and Ecology of Earthworms

Filename: biology-and-ecology-of-earthworms.pdf
ISBN: 0412561603
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 426
Author: Clive A. Edwards
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Biology and Ecology of Earthworms in PDF and EPUB Describes earthworm community ecology, interactions between earthworms and microorganisms and the importance of earthworms in environmental management


Brachiaria

Filename: brachiaria.pdf
ISBN: 9589439578
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 288
Author: John W. Miles
Publisher: CIAT

Download and read online Brachiaria in PDF and EPUB Identifying and naming Brachiaria species. Morphology, taxonomy, and natural distribution of Brachiaria (Trin.) Griseb. Natural variation in Brachiaria and existing germplasm collections. The agronomy and physiology of Brachiaria species. National requirementes of Brachiaria and adaptation to acid soils. Nutrient cycling and environmental impact of Brachiaria Pastures. Pests and diseases of Brachiaria species. Nutritional quality and animal production of Brachiaria pastures. Reproductive physiology, seed production, and seed quality of Brachiaria. Seed production: perspective from the Brazilian private sector. Genetic, cytogenetics, and reproductive biology of Brachiaria. Manipulation of apomixis in Brachiaria breeding. Theoretical potential of biotechniques in crop improvement. Aplication of biothecnology to Brachiaria. Regional experience with Brachiaria: Tropical America-humid lowlands. Regional experience with Brachiaria: Tropical America-savannas. Regional experience with Brachiaria: Sub-savannas Africa. Regional experience with Brachiaria: Asia, the South Pacific, and Australia. Reports of working groups.


Randomization Bootstrap and Monte Carlo Methods in Biology Third Edition

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ISBN: 1584885416
Release Date: 2006-08-15
Number of pages: 480
Author: Bryan F.J. Manly
Publisher: CRC Press

Download and read online Randomization Bootstrap and Monte Carlo Methods in Biology Third Edition in PDF and EPUB Modern computer-intensive statistical methods play a key role in solving many problems across a wide range of scientific disciplines. This new edition of the bestselling Randomization, Bootstrap and Monte Carlo Methods in Biology illustrates the value of a number of these methods with an emphasis on biological applications. This textbook focuses on three related areas in computational statistics: randomization, bootstrapping, and Monte Carlo methods of inference. The author emphasizes the sampling approach within randomization testing and confidence intervals. Similar to randomization, the book shows how bootstrapping, or resampling, can be used for confidence intervals and tests of significance. It also explores how to use Monte Carlo methods to test hypotheses and construct confidence intervals. New to the Third Edition Updated information on regression and time series analysis, multivariate methods, survival and growth data as well as software for computational statistics References that reflect recent developments in methodology and computing techniques Additional references on new applications of computer-intensive methods in biology Providing comprehensive coverage of computer-intensive applications while also offering data sets online, Randomization, Bootstrap and Monte Carlo Methods in Biology, Third Edition supplies a solid foundation for the ever-expanding field of statistics and quantitative analysis in biology.


Lichen Biology

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ISBN: 0521459745
Release Date: 1996-01-26
Number of pages: 303
Author: Thomas H. Nash
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online Lichen Biology in PDF and EPUB A broad-ranging review of organisms which have long-fascinated biologists, ecologists and chemists.


Human Reproductive Biology

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ISBN: 9780123821850
Release Date: 2013-09-28
Number of pages: 400
Author: Richard E. Jones
Publisher: Academic Press

Download and read online Human Reproductive Biology in PDF and EPUB The fourth edition of Human Reproductive Biology—winner of a 2015 Textbook Excellence Award (Texty) from The Text and Academic Authors Association—emphasizes the biological and biomedical aspects of human reproduction, explains advances in reproductive science and discusses the choices and concerns of today. Generously illustrated in full color, the text provides current information about human reproductive anatomy and physiology. This expansive text covers the full range of topics in human reproduction, from the biology of male and female systems to conception, pregnancy, labor and birth. It goes on to cover issues in fertility and its control, population growth and family planning, induced abortion and sexually transmitted diseases. This is the ideal book for courses on human reproductive biology, with chapter introductions, sidebars on related topics, chapter summaries and suggestions for further reading. Winner of a 2015 Texty Award from the Text and Academic Authors Association Beautifully redrawn full-color illustrations complement completely updated material with the latest research results, and clear, logical presentation of topics Covers the basic science of reproduction—endocrinology, anatomy, physiology, development, function and senescence of the reproductive system—as well as applied aspects including contraception, infertility and diseases of the reproductive system New companion website features full-color illustrations as PowerPoint and jpeg files for both professors and students to use for study and presentations


Biology

Filename: biology.pdf
ISBN: 0174480350
Release Date: 1987
Number of pages: 416
Author: M. B. V. Roberts
Publisher: Nelson Thornes

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Biology

Filename: biology.pdf
ISBN: 0199147663
Release Date: 2001
Number of pages: 126
Author: Adam Johnstone
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

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